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Empire of the sun

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Based on J.G. Ballard's autobiographical novel, tells the story of a boy, James Graham, whose privileged life is upturned by the Japanese invasion of Shanghai, December 8, 1941. Separated from his parents, he is eventually captured, and taken to Soo Chow confinement camp, next to a captured Chinese airfield. Amidst the sickness and food shortages in the camp, Jim attempts to reconstruct his former life, all the while bringing spirit and dignity to those around him.
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subject_facetBallard, J. G., -- 1930-2009 -- Film and video adaptations
Boys -- China -- Shanghai -- Drama
Coming-of-age films
DVD-Video discs
DVDs
Feature films
Film adaptations
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- China -- Shanghai -- Drama
World War, 1939-1945 -- China -- Shanghai -- Drama
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Drama
title_displayEmpire of the sun
title_fullEmpire of the sun [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Robert Shapiro production ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Empire of the sun [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall
title_shortEmpire of the sun
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Boys
Children
DVDs
Feature films
Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
World War, 1939-1945
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